Want to visit the world's oldest shopping mall? Shopping at the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele in Milan, Italy is a top destination for any self-professed shop-a-holic.

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele: Milan's Shopping Paradise
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele: Milan's Shopping Paradise

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele, the world's oldest shopping mall, is possibly the most beautiful as well. The glass domed ceilings and incredible artwork and mosaics, put this shopping mall in a league of its own. Built in 1865 by Giuseppe Mengoni, it has been a premier destination in Milan's shopping scene ever since. 

The Galleria Vittorio Emanuele is located directly inbetween two of Milan's most popular attractions: Milan Cathedral (The Duomo) and La Scala, one of the world's most famous opera houses. The shopping mall has been given the nickname "ll salotto di Milano" which translates as "the drawing room" as it is a popular location for Milan residents to meet and socialize. 

If you are after couture accessories or designer labels the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele is a great place to peruse. With numerous boutiques, including top names like Prada, those with deep pockets will have a field day filling their shopping bags at this incredible mall. For those on a budget, the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele is still a sight to see and offers unrivaled window shopping. Nowhere on Earth will you find a shopping mall with such intricate detailing and stunning views like the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele in Milan. 

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